Independence Movements & Organizations of Indigenous Peoples Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The NAWC was founded out of a large push for what in the 1960s?

Question 2 2. What issue has become one of the top priorities for the NWAC since the early 2000s?

Question 3 3. Why are cases of Native American civil rights and legal issues so complex?

Question 4 4. What is the primary purpose of the Native American Rights Fund?

Question 5 5. Why was Ricardo Flores Magon trying to overthrow the Mexican government?

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Question 6 6. Anarchy is a type of government with _____.

Question 7 7. What was the first city in Chiapas seized by the rebels?

Question 8 8. The January 1, 1994 , date of rebellion coincided with what important event?

Question 9 9. The purpose of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights is best described in which of the following statements?

Question 10 10. The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights is part of what larger human rights system that is responsible for monitoring and implementing human rights in the Americas?

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Question 11 11. What is the National Congress of American Indians?

Question 12 12. Which of these is NOT something that the National Congress of American Indians does?

Question 13 13. How did Iturbide end the Mexican independence wars?

Question 14 14. What was Agustín de Iturbide's early life like?

Question 15 15. Emiliano Zapata was _____.

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Question 16 16. Which three countries were involved in the North American Free Trade Agreement?

Question 17 17. Which of the following best defines human rights?

Question 18 18. What is the Inter-American System responsible for?

Question 19 19. Which of the following was the first national American Indian organization, from which a group of Native American college students split to create the National Indian Youth Council because they believed there was lack of action concerning Native American rights?

Question 20 20. In which of the following advisory bodies, under the UN's Economic and Social Council, does the National Indian Youth Council discuss economic and social development, culture, environment, education, and health and human rights for all indigenous peoples?

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Question 21 21. What did all signers of the Declaration of First Nations agree to do?

Question 22 22. Besides the National Chief, who are the other main members of the National Executive?

Question 23 23. Which of these is NOT something the NWAC does?

Question 24 24. Where are the headquarters of the Native American Rights Fund located?

Question 25 25. What was the purpose of the journal Regeneracion?

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Question 26 26. What important agreement was signed between the Mexican government and the ELZN in 1996?

Question 27 27. All of the following are Rapporteurships used by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights EXCEPT:

Question 28 28. The National Congress of American Indians functions MOST similarly to what other organization?

Question 29 29. How did Iturbide feel about the first stage of Mexico's independence war, under Father Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla?

Question 30 30. What was the significance of La Escuelita, or the Little School?

Independence Movements & Organizations of Indigenous Peoples Chapter Exam Instructions

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